2010 Georgia Code
TITLE 15 - COURTS
CHAPTER 12 - JURIES
ARTICLE 5 - TRIAL JURIES
PART 1 - IN GENERAL
§ 15-12-139 - Oath in criminal case
. Oath in criminal case
In all criminal cases, the following oath shall be administered to the trial jury:
"You shall well and truly try the issue formed upon this bill of indictment (or accusation) between the State of Georgia and (name of accused), who is charged with (here state the crime or offense), and a true verdict give according to the evidence. So help you God."
The judge or clerk of the court shall administer the oath to the jurors.
Graham Syfert - Jacksonville Lawyer